Your Financial Future
Today’s economic environment presents many challenges
Whether you’re facing retirement—or looking to better understand certain investment ideas—we can help you address your most pressing money questions. With challenges comes opportunities and potential rewards for those who can identify long-term trends.
Our first priority is your overall financial success. We want to learn more about your personal situation, identify your dreams and goals, and understand your tolerance for risk. Long-term relationships that encourage open and honest communication have been the cornerstone of my foundation of success.
Our site is filled with educational videos, articles, presentations, and calculators designed to help you learn more about the world of personal finance. As you search our website, send a note regarding any questions you may have about any particular investment concepts or products. We'll get back to you quickly with a thoughtful answer.
Investment and financial planning services are offered by Carol Dixon through her affiliation with HD Vest
A House Divided
By understanding a few key concepts during a divorce, you may be able to avoid common pitfalls.
Six Most Overlooked Tax Deductions
Six overlooked tax deductions to help manage your tax bill.
IRA Withdrawals that Escape the 10% Tax Penalty
The list of IRA withdrawals that may be taken without incurring a 10% early penalty has grown.
You’re hit by an uninsured driver. Now what? Are you protected against financial losses?
Are you a thrill seeker, or content to relax in the backyard? Use this flowchart to find out more about your risk tolerance.
Why have the markets been so volatile recently?
There are common mistakes you can avoid when saving for retirement.
Annuities are versatile tools that can help you save for retirement and generate income in retirement.
Simple steps may help you foil hackers and protect your privacy.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?
Coaches have helped you your whole life, in ways big and small. We’d like to be one of them.
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
What is your plan for health care during retirement?